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Snape & Papachristodoulou: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 5e

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  • Chapter 1
    • The basic molecular themes of life
  • Chapter 2
    • Cells and viruses
  • Chapter 3
    • Energy considerations in biochemistry
  • Chapter 4
    • The structures of proteins
  • Chapter 5
    • Methods in protein investigation
  • Chapter 6
    • Enzymes
  • Chapter 7
    • The cell membrane and membrane proteins
  • Chapter 8
    • Muscle contraction, the cystoskeleton, and molecular motors
  • Chapter 9
    • General principles of nutrition
  • Chapter 10
    • Food digestion, absorption, and distribution to the tissues
  • Chapter 13
    • Glycolysis, the TCA cycle, and the electron transport system
  • Chapter 14
    • Energy release from fat
  • Chapter 15
    • An alternative pathway of glucose oxidation. The pentose phosphate pathway
  • Chapter 16
    • Synthesis of glucose (gluconeogenesis)
  • Chapter 17
    • Synthesis of fat and related compounds
  • Chapter 18
    • Nitrogen metabolism: amino acid metabolism
  • Chapter 19
    • Nitrogen metabolism: nucleotide metabolism
  • Chapter 20
    • Mechanisms of metabolic control and their applications to metabolic integration
  • Chapter 21
    • Raising electrons of water back up the energy scale – photosynthesis
  • Chapter 22
    • The genome
  • Chapter 23
    • DNA synthesis, repair, and recombination
  • Chapter 24
    • Gene transcription
  • Chapter 25
    • Protein synthesis and controlled protein breakdown
  • Chapter 26
    • Control of gene expression
  • Chapter 27
    • Protein sorting and delivery
  • Chapter 28
    • Manipulating DNA and genes
  • Chapter 29
    • Cell signalling
  • Chapter 30
    • The cell cycle, cell division and cell death
  • Chapter 31
    • Cancer
  • Chapter 32
    • Special topics: blood clotting, xenobiotic metabolism, reactive oxygen species
  • Chapter 33
    • The immune system